Library Science is a popular and job oriented subject among those students who are interested in managing the affairs of libraries at different levels. To fulfill the desire of such students, the Institute of Library & Information Science was established by L. N. Mithila University, Darbhanga in 1976 in the light of UGC guidelines and teaching of B.Lib. Science was started.
In the year 2007, this institute started functioning as a self-financing institute. Main objective of this Institute is to promote quality education in the field of Library Science teaching & management and to extend the latest knowledge to all sections of the society.